Afro-Greeks : dialogues between Anglophone Caribbean literature and classics in the twentieth century

An exploration of the reception of classics in the English-speaking Caribbean. Emily Greenwood argues that writers such as Kamau Brathwaite, C.L.R. James, V.S. Naipaul, and Derek Walcott have successfully adapted classics to the cultural context of the Caribbean, creating a distinctive tradition

Main Author: Greenwood, Emily
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2010, 2010
Series:Classical presences / Classical presences
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:An exploration of the reception of classics in the English-speaking Caribbean. Emily Greenwood argues that writers such as Kamau Brathwaite, C.L.R. James, V.S. Naipaul, and Derek Walcott have successfully adapted classics to the cultural context of the Caribbean, creating a distinctive tradition
Physical Description:298 p.
ISBN:9780191722189